RAPTOR (2001) Reviews and overview

‘Fear will never be extinct’ Raptor is a 2001 American science fiction horror feature film directed by Jim Wynorski [as Jay Andrews] and John Blush (Sharkzilla; Chupacabra; Kraken) from a screenplay …

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TEENAGE ZOMBIES (1957) Reviews

‘Young pawns thrust into pulsating cages of horror in a sadistic experiment!’ Teenage Zombies is a 1957 [released 1960] American science fiction horror film written [as Jaques Lecotier], produced and directed by Jerry …

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ZOMBIE ISLE (2014) Reviews and overview

‘Welcome to the jungle’ Zombie Isle is a 2014 American horror feature film written and directed by Robert Elkins (Alien Swamp Beast; Zombie Croc; Backwoods 2: The Revenge of Caleb). It stars …

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CHIMERA (2018) Reviews and overview

‘Do you want to live forever?’ Chimera is a 2018 science fiction horror thriller film written and directed by Maurice Haeems, making his feature debut. The Praxis Media Ventures production stars Henry Ian Cusick, Kathleen …

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STRETCH SCREAMERS – Toys

Stretch Screamers is a series of electronic toys manufactured by Games Quest/Manley Toys Limited of Hong Kong. As their name implies, Stretch Screamers could be stretched, causing them to apparently scream …

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DAHSHAT (1981) Reviews and overview

Dahshat is a 1981 Bollywood Indian Hindi horror film directed by Shyam Ramsay and Tulsi Ramsay from a screenplay by producer Kumar Ramsay. The original title, दहशत, translates as “Scare”. …

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THE DEVIL-DOLL (1936) Reviews and overview

The Devil-Doll aka The Devil Doll is a 1936 horror film directed by Tod Browning (Dracula, Freaks) and starring a cross-dressing Lionel Barrymore (Mark of the Vampire) and Maureen O’Sullivan (Jane to Johnny Weissmuller’s …

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CREEPSHOW III (2006) reviews and overview

Creepshow III – aka Creepshow 3 – is a 2006 American horror film directed by James Glenn Dudelson and Ana Clavell (Day of the Dead: Contagium). It is a sequel to the 1982 horror anthology movie Creepshow, by Stephen …

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DR. HACKENSTEIN (1988) Reviews and overview

‘His experiments will leave you in stitches.’ Doctor Hackenstein is a 1988 American comedy horror film written and directed by Richard Clark and distributed by Troma Entertainment. The film’s obvious influences include Young Frankenstein, Murder by …

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Gossamer – Cartoon character

Gossamer is an animated cartoon character in the Warner Bros. Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series of cartoons. The character is a hairy, red monster. His rectangular body is perched on two giant tennis shoes, and his heart-shaped face is composed …

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Frankie Stein – comic book character

Frankie Stein is a British comic book character who was popular throughout the 1970s. He should not be confused with the identically named female character from Monster High. The original …

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TARANTULA (1955) Reviews and overview

‘Giant spider strikes! Crawling terror 100 feet high!’ Tarantula is a 1955 American science-fiction horror film directed by Jack Arnold (The Incredible Shrinking Man; Creature from the Black Lagoon; It Came from …

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DEAR GOD NO! (2011) Reviews and overview

‘When the blood begins to flow, who will be left to scream…’ Dear God No! is a 2011 American exploitation/biker/horror film written and directed by James Anthony Bickert. A sequel, Frankenstein Created …

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THE INVISIBLE RAY (1936) Overview

‘Beware the Luminous Man!’ The Invisible Ray is a 1936 Universal Pictures American science fiction film starring Boris Karloff (billed merely as “Karloff”) and Bela Lugosi. A visionary doctor, Doctor Janos Rukh …

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FRANKENHOOKER (1990) Reviews and overview

‘A terrifying tale of sluts and bolts’ Frankenhooker is a 1990 American black comedy horror feature film written and directed by Frank Henenlotter (Brain Damage; Basket Case and sequels). The movie stars James Lorinz as medical school …

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PIRANHACONDA (2012) Reviews and overview

Piranhaconda is a 2012 American science fiction horror film directed by Jim Wynorski, produced by Roger Corman and starring Michael Madsen, Rib Hillis, Rachel Hunter and Terri Ivens. A hybrid creature – half piranha, half anaconda attacks a movie crew on …

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